Previous events

Apr10

VINYL PERSUASION RETURNS TO THUNDERHEAD LODGE TONIGHT!

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Thunderhead Lodge , 2520 W.Penn Pike, Andreas, PA 18211 (610)248-0524

VINYL PERSUASION returns once again to this cozy venue atop Rt.309 in Andreas PA tonight! This will already be their third time back here in 2021 after their summer 2020 debut here outdoors. Reserve your table at (610)248-0524 and continue to follow the trio at www.facebook.com/vinylpersuasion

Apr2

VINYL PERSUASION FIRST TIME AT INSURRECTION DISTILLERY TONIGHT!

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Insurrection Distillery , 201 Main Street, Lehighton, PA 18235 (610)379-4775

VINYL PERSUASION classic pop rock trio adds yet another venue to their schedule tonight! Check out Insurrection Distillery af their FB page: https://facebook.com/Insurrectioninc/ and continue to follow the trio's 2021 schedule at www.facebook.com/vinylpersuasion

Mar27

VINYL PERSUASION AT THE GIN MILL AND GRILLE TONIGHT!

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Gin Mill and Grille, 1750 Main Street, Northampton PA 18067 (610)262-5486

VINYL PERSUASION returns to the Gin Mill and Grille after quite a hiatus. Glen Longenhagen on double neck guitar sits in for Jim Brekus who will rejoin the trio in April after a long health recouperation. Continue to follow the trio at www.facebook.com/vinylpersuasion

Mar26

VINYL PERSUASION RETURNS TO THE SHANTY ON 19TH!

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Shanty on 19th, 613 N.19th St., Allentown PA 18104 (610)841-0150

Jim joins original VINYL PERSUASION member Ron Shirey with their pal Glen Longenhagen on double neck guitar sitting in for Jim Brekus{who returns in April after long health recouperation}. The Shanty on 19th always a great time and fave venue to play..continue to follow the trio at www.facebook.com/vinylpersuasion

Mar13

VINYL PERSUASION RETURNS TO THUNDERHEAD LODGE TONIGHT!

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Thunderhead Lodge , 2520 W.Penn Pike, Andreas, PA 18211

After a rousing evening here January 30th, VINYL PERSUASION has been welcomed back for two additional dates..this evening and Sat.,April 10th! Guitarist/vocalist Glen Longenhagen of Lehigh Valley band "Common Bond" and trio "Third Hand" will once again sit in with Jim Loftus and Ron Shirey. Climb to the top of Rt.309 in Andreas,PA and check out this cozy restaurant under new management and their enticing menu! Continue to follow the trio at www.facebook.com/vinylpersuasion

Mar4

VINYL PERSUASION RETURNS TO THE COVERED BRIDGE INN TONIGHT!

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Covered Bridge Inn, 4300 Little Gap Road, Palmerton, PA 18071 (610)826-5400

Jim and Ron Shirey along with guest guitarist/vocalist Glen Longenhagen of Lehigh Valley band "Common Bond" and trio "Third Hand" return to this cozy establishment in Palmerton,PA tonight. Follow the 2021 Vinyl Persuasion performance schedule at www.facebook.com/vinylpersuasion

Feb19

VINYL PERSUASION RETURNS TO THE SHANTY ON 19TH!

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The Shanty On 19th, 613 N.19th St., Allentown PA 18104 (610)841-0150

Jim and the classic pop rock trio VINYL PERSUASION with Ron Shirey and guest guitarist/vocalist Glen Longenhagen of Lehigh Valley band "Common Bond" and trio "Third Hand" return to one of their fave recurring venues this evening! The Shanty On 19th continues to update their stellar menu so reserve your table at (610)841-0150 and specify if you'd like to be "closer to the band"(or at a cozy distance). Continue to follow the trio's 2021 performance schedule at www.facebook.com/vinylpersuasion

Feb19

VINYL PERSUASION RETURNS TO THE SHANTY ON 19TH!

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The Shanty On 19th, 613 N.19th St., Allentown PA 18104 (610)841-0150

Jim and the classic pop rock trio VINYL PERSUASION with Ron Shirey and guest guitarist/vocalist Glen Longenhagen of Lehigh Valley band "Common Bond" and trio "Third Hand" return to one of their fave recurring venues this evening! The Shanty On 19th continues to update their stellar menu so reserve your table at (610)841-0150 and specify if you'd like to be "closer to the band"(or at a cozy distance). Continue to follow the trio's 2021 performance schedule at www.facebook.com/vinylpersuasion

Jan30

VINYL PERSUASION RETURNS TO THUNDERHEAD LODGE TONIGHT!

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Thunderhead Lodge , 2520 W.Penn Pike, Andreas, PA 18211

Jim joins Ron Shirey and Jim Brekus as they return to this beautiful venue on Rt.309 with new management. The trio played an outdoor gig here in summer 2020 and will be inside tonight for your musical enjoyment. Follow them and their 2021 gig schedule at www.facebook.com/vinylpersuasion

VINYL PERSUASION RETURNS TO THE SHANTY ON 19TH!

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Shanty on 19th, 613 N.19th St., Allentown PA 18104 (610)841-0150

Jim joins Ron Shirey and Jim Brekus as their classic rock trio VINYL PERSUASION returns to one of their favorite venues after an awesome New Year's Eve show here! Follow them and their 2021 gig schedule at www.facebook.com/vinylpersuasion ☆ALSO--to post that you're "going" or "interested" in this event visit their Facebook event link at https://fb.me/e/yhNLJCXF

Dec20

GREENFIELD SENIOR LIVING IN LANSDALE(private)

GREENFIELD SENIOR LIVING IN LANSDALE(private), 1800 Walnut Street, Lansdale, PA

  Jim entertains here for the fifteenth time doing a monthly "Sinatra Sunday" show on piano/vocal for the residents; he debuted here a year ago in October 2019 doing this "Ole Blue Eyes" show... Greenfield of Lansdale was designed with comfort, activity, and social interaction in mind. The highlight may be their 7,500 square foot “Town Square,” an open, airy space with multiple seating areas where residents can enjoy activities together, talk, or receive visitors. From their full service beauty salon to their well-equipped Physical Therapy Center, everything the seniors need is within easy reach.

Nov22

GREENFIELD SENIOR LIVING IN LANSDALE(private)

GREENFIELD SENIOR LIVING IN LANSDALE(private), 1800 Walnut Street, Lansdale, PA

Jim entertains here for the fourteenth time doing a monthly "Sinatra Sunday" show on piano/vocal for the residents; he debuted here a year ago in October 2019 doing this "Ole Blue Eyes" show... Greenfield of Lansdale was designed with comfort, activity, and social interaction in mind. The highlight may be their 7,500 square foot “Town Square,” an open, airy space with multiple seating areas where residents can enjoy activities together, talk, or receive visitors. From their full service beauty salon to their well-equipped Physical Therapy Center, everything the seniors need is within easy reach.

Nov11

HEATHER GLEN SENIOR LIVING(private)

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HEATHER GLEN SENIOR LIVING(private), 415 Blue Barn Road, Allentown, PA 18104

Jim returns to entertain here at this wonderful senior living facility doing two shows this afternoon--one for the residents of personal care and the other for memory care residents. Heather Glen's mission is to offer the premier personal care and memory care services within the greater Lehigh Valley market. For three generations and 60 years, Lehigh Valley residents have trusted Kay Builders to build homes for their families. Now Kay Builders is leveraging their experience in residential design and construction to build a safe and comfortable home for seniors and those with memory care (dementia or Alzheimer's Disease) issues. Heather Glen Senior Living features what residents want in a home; functional apartment layouts, neighborhood living to facilitate quality care and resident camaraderie, and a huge atrium and common areas with ample natural light that encourages healthy aging.

Nov5

BEAUMONT AT BRYN MAWR(private)

BEAUMONT AT BRYN MAWR(private), 601 N. Ithan Avenue, Bryn Mawr, PA

Jim entertains for the fourth time this year at this senior living residence community, debuting here in February on Valentine's Day. Beaumont is a not-for-profit Life Plan retirement community that is cooperatively owned and governed by residents, for residents – not by a corporation or outside board. The result is that residents have a say in how they live, and the care and support they receive – for life.

Oct26

KEYSTONE VILLA DOUGLASSVILLE(private)

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KEYSTONE VILLA DOUGLASSVILLE(private), 1152 Ben Franklin Hwy East, Douglassville, PA

Jim returns for the second time this year to one of his fave assisted living venues to entertain on piano for the seniors in the personal care building on the grounds of Keystone Villa. Playing their upright piano, Jim played threeperformances here in 2019, a July 4th celebration in 2016 being his debut here.

Oct18

GREENFIELD SENIOR LIVING IN LANSDALE(private)

GREENFIELD SENIOR LIVING IN LANSDALE(private), 1800 Walnut Street, Lansdale, PA

Jim entertains here for the thirteenth time doing a monthly "Sinatra Sunday" show on piano/vocal for the residents; he debuted here a year ago in October 2019 doing this "Ole Blue Eyes" show... Greenfield of Lansdale was designed with comfort, activity, and social interaction in mind. The highlight may be their 7,500 square foot “Town Square,” an open, airy space with multiple seating areas where residents can enjoy activities together, talk, or receive visitors. From their full service beauty salon to their well-equipped Physical Therapy Center, everything the seniors need is within easy reach.

Sep20

GREENFIELD SENIOR LIVING IN LANSDALE(private)

GREENFIELD SENIOR LIVING IN LANSDALE(private), 1800 Walnut Street, Lansdale, PA

Jim entertains here for the twelfth time doing a monthly "Sinatra Sunday" show on piano/vocal for the residents; he debuted here in October 2019 doing this "Ole Blue Eyes" show... Greenfield of Lansdale was designed with comfort, activity, and social interaction in mind. The highlight may be their 7,500 square foot “Town Square,” an open, airy space with multiple seating areas where residents can enjoy activities together, talk, or receive visitors. From their full service beauty salon to their well-equipped Physical Therapy Center, everything the seniors need is within easy reach.